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GBMC Day of Answers: Flu and You

Posted at 1:39 PM, Sep 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-30 13:39:22-04

Annual well-child visits and vaccinations are essential in helping make sure children are protected against vaccine-preventable diseases and monitored for other health issues.

Cold and flu season always brings a host of respiratory viruses and runny noses, but this year the possibility of getting both the flu and COVID-19 does exist.

This likelihood adds weight for kids to get their flu shot, but even more so this fall, as the coronavirus continues to spread. Children should be vaccinated before Halloween. There is a mist available for children over 2, but it may be harder to find.

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